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Liberia: “Kill the Gays” Bill Spreading

Former Liberian first lady Jewel Howard Taylor has introduced a bill making homosexuality liable to a death sentence. Jewel is a senator and former president Charles Taylor’s ex-wife. Uganda re-tabled a similar controversial anti-gay bill recently. Homosexuality is outlawed in 38 African countries.
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Liberian Ex-First Lady Proposes ‘Kill The Gays’ Bill

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (3 years ago)

The former first lady of Liberia, Jewel Howard Taylor, has introduced a bill that would allow homosexuality to be punished with the death penalty. Taylor, now a senator, also wishes to ban same-sex marriage. Both the U.S. and Great ... Read Post

Liberian First Lady Jewel Taylor Submits Bill to Make Homosexuality a Felony with 10-Year Prison Term

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad (3 years ago)

Liberia's Senate is set to consider a hideous anti-homosexuality bill today, the AP reports: Liberia’s former first lady, Senator Jewel Taylor, submitted a bill last week that would prohibit same-sex marriage and make homosexuality ... Read Post

Gay Death Penalty For Liberia?

LGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God. (3 years ago)

Warren Throckmorton reports that a death penalty for homosexuality has been proposed in the Liberian legislature. Former Liberian first lady Jewel Howard Taylor has introduced a bill making homosexuality liable to a death sentence, ... Read Post


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